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Brompton and District

Five year age groups

There were 115 people over the age of 85 living in Brompton and District in 2011, with largest age group being 25 to 29 year olds.

The Age Structure of Brompton and District provides key insights into the level of demand for age based services and facilities such as child care. It is also an indicator of Brompton and District's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future.

Five year age groups present a classic age profile of the population. Each age group covers exactly five years, which enables direct comparison between each group.

To get a more complete picture Brompton and District's Age Structure should be viewed in conjunction with Household Types and Dwelling Types.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's date of birth (or age last birthday)?'

Total population

Age structure - Five year age groups
Brompton and District - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Five year age groups (years)Number%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
0 to 42265.45.41744.75.1+52
5 to 91263.05.01494.05.4-23
10 to 141573.75.41403.85.7+17
15 to 191724.15.91403.85.9+32
20 to 2444410.56.62917.86.3+153
25 to 2949911.86.63569.65.8+143
30 to 3443710.46.43278.86.5+110
35 to 393277.86.637010.07.5-43
40 to 442686.47.32998.17.3-31
45 to 492856.87.12797.57.3+6
50 to 543027.27.12897.86.6+13
55 to 592536.06.11975.36.6+56
60 to 641754.15.91243.35.1+51
65 to 691182.84.51002.74.5+18
70 to 741042.54.01072.94.1-3
75 to 791002.43.51283.54.3-28
80 to 841092.63.21032.83.5+6
85 and over1152.73.21373.72.5-22

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Age structure - five year age groups, 2011
Age structure - five year age groups, 2011 85 and over, City of Charles Sturt: 3.2% 80 to 84, City of Charles Sturt: 3.2% 75 to 79, City of Charles Sturt: 3.5% 70 to 74, City of Charles Sturt: 4.0% 65 to 69, City of Charles Sturt: 4.5% 60 to 64, City of Charles Sturt: 5.9% 55 to 59, City of Charles Sturt: 6.1% 50 to 54, City of Charles Sturt: 7.1% 45 to 49, City of Charles Sturt: 7.1% 40 to 44, City of Charles Sturt: 7.3% 35 to 39, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% 30 to 34, City of Charles Sturt: 6.4% 25 to 29, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% 20 to 24, City of Charles Sturt: 6.6% 15 to 19, City of Charles Sturt: 5.9% 10 to 14, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% 5 to 9, City of Charles Sturt: 5.0% 0 to 4, City of Charles Sturt: 5.4% 85 and over, Brompton and District: 2.7% 80 to 84, Brompton and District: 2.6% 75 to 79, Brompton and District: 2.4% 70 to 74, Brompton and District: 2.5% 65 to 69, Brompton and District: 2.8% 60 to 64, Brompton and District: 4.1% 55 to 59, Brompton and District: 6.0% 50 to 54, Brompton and District: 7.2% 45 to 49, Brompton and District: 6.8% 40 to 44, Brompton and District: 6.4% 35 to 39, Brompton and District: 7.8% 30 to 34, Brompton and District: 10.4% 25 to 29, Brompton and District: 11.8% 20 to 24, Brompton and District: 10.5% 15 to 19, Brompton and District: 4.1% 10 to 14, Brompton and District: 3.7% 5 to 9, Brompton and District: 3.0% 0 to 4, Brompton and District: 5.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011
Change in age structure - five year age groups, 2006 to 2011 85 and over, Brompton and District: -22 80 to 84, Brompton and District: +6 75 to 79, Brompton and District: -28 70 to 74, Brompton and District: -3 65 to 69, Brompton and District: +18 60 to 64, Brompton and District: +51 55 to 59, Brompton and District: +56 50 to 54, Brompton and District: +13 45 to 49, Brompton and District: +6 40 to 44, Brompton and District: -31 35 to 39, Brompton and District: -43 30 to 34, Brompton and District: +110 25 to 29, Brompton and District: +143 20 to 24, Brompton and District: +153 15 to 19, Brompton and District: +32 10 to 14, Brompton and District: +17 5 to 9, Brompton and District: -23 0 to 4, Brompton and District: +52
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the five year age groups of Brompton and District in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a lower proportion of people in the younger age groups (under 15) as well as a lower proportion of people in the older age groups (65+).

Overall, 12.1% of the population was aged between 0 and 15, and 12.9% were aged 65 years and over, compared with 15.8% and 18.4% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

The major differences between the age structure of Brompton and District and the City of Charles Sturt were:

  • A larger percentage of persons aged 25 to 29 (11.8% compared to 6.6%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 30 to 34 (10.4% compared to 6.4%)
  • A larger percentage of persons aged 20 to 24 (10.5% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons aged 5 to 9 (3.0% compared to 5.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2006 to 2011, Brompton and District's population increased by 507 people (13.7%). This represents an average annual population change of 2.59% per year over the period.

The largest changes in age structure in this area between 2006 and 2011 were in the age groups:

  • 20 to 24 (+153 persons)
  • 25 to 29 (+143 persons)
  • 30 to 34 (+110 persons)
  • 55 to 59 (+56 persons)